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Sep 29, 2016 Mr. Rew
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12 country dances and tunes from Sidmouth, Devon
Topics: Country Dances, fiddle tunes
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Oct 13, 2013 VMP
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PDF facsimile of an anonymous music MS from c1810. It contains popular and Scottish fashionable ballroom dance tunes with basses. Private collection
Topics: Country dance, music, dance, English, Scottish, fiddle, cello, tunebook
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ABC file of  Thompson's Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances perform'd at Court, Bath, Tunbridge & all Public Assemblies with proper Figures or Directions to each tune set for the Violin, German-Flute & Hautboy. Pr. 3s 6d. Volume I, London, 1758
Topics: Country Dances, 18thC, English, Tunebook
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Mar 7, 2013 VMP:Simon Wilson
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ABC file of John Johnson's Choice Collection of 200 Favorite Country Dances, London 1758. English Dountry Dance Tunes from the mid-18thC.
Topics: English, Country Dance, Music, Fiddle, Tunebook, Hornpipe, Jig
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Feb 9, 2013 VMP:Peter Dunk
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ABC file of early 19thC book of English country dances
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig
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Feb 9, 2013 VMP:Peter Dunk
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ABC file of early 19thC country dance tunebook from England
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig
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ABC file of Popular Country Dance tunes from 18thC England. Thompson's Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances perform'd at Court, Bath, Tunbridge & all Public Assemblies with proper Figures or Directions to each tune set for the Violin, German-Flute & Hautboy. Pr. 3s 6d. Volume 4, 1780
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig
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ABC file of Popular Country Dance tunes from 18thC England. Thompson's Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances perform'd at Court, Bath, Tunbridge & all Public Assemblies with proper Figures or Directions to each tune set for the Violin, German-Flute & Hautboy. Pr. 3s 6d. %Volume 3, 1772
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig
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ABC file of Popular Country Dance tunes from 18thC England. Thompson's Compleat Collection of 200 Favourite Country Dances perform'd at Court, Bath, Tunbridge & all Public Assemblies with proper Figures or Directions to each tune set for the Violin, German-Flute & Hautboy. Pr. 3s 6d.Volume 2, 1765
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig
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Feb 3, 2013 VMP
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PDF facsimile. Alexanders New Scrap Book of 1000 Airs, ca1830 for the Flute, Violin or Flageolet, Vol 6, 168 popular tunes Published by J.Alexander, london, c 1830?
Topics: Popular Airs, Marches, Dances, Music
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Dec 29, 2012 VMP:Ruairidh Greig
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This is an ABC transcription of a Music manuscript from Lincolnshire, England. Found in the Dixon Family Papers in Lincolnshire Archives. It contains mostly popular dance music of the period arranged for piano
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig, quadrille
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Dec 29, 2012 VMP:Ruairidh Greig
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This is an ABC transcription of a 19thC music manuscript from Lincolnshire, England. Compiled by Eliza, mother of Alfred Lord, Tennyson. It contains mostly popular dance and light classical music of the period. For solo instrument.
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig, quadrille
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Oct 21, 2012 VMP
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PDF faxsimile. With proper tunes and directions to each dance, as they are performed at Court, Bath and all Public Assemblies.
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, flute, tunebook, hornpipe, jig
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Oct 20, 2012 VMP
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PDF facsimile. 18thC country dance tunes 'with a thorough bass for harpsicord with figures or directions to each dance composed for the Entertainment and Diversion of gentlemen and ladies who are lovers of English Dancing'H.Waylett, Dancing Master
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig
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Oct 20, 2012 VMP
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PDF file, facsimile 24 Favourite Country Dances, Hornpipes and Reels with their proper figures for the German flute or violin. As performed at court and all public assemblies.A typical country dance tune and instruction book printed in London in 1803
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, flute, tunebook, hornpipe, jig
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Oct 19, 2012 VMP
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PDF facsimile, Book of Dance tunes and instructions from England, 'Composed by Mr Gray. Adapted for the violin, german flute, obe etc., with figures. London.
Topics: Country dance, music, English, iddle, flute, tunebook, hornpipe, jig
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Oct 19, 2012 VMP
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PDF facsimile, With proper tunes and directions to each dance, as they are performed at Court, Bath and all Public Assemblies. London.
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, flute, tunebook, hornpipe, jig
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Oct 16, 2012 VMP:Barry Callaghan
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ABC file. This is a Music manuscript from Lincolnshire, England. Compiled by William Clarke, Charles Woodall, and George Skelton. It contains mostly popular dance music of the period c1770.
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig, quadrille
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Oct 14, 2012 VMP
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PDF facsimile. A mid 19thC clarinet music manuscript from East Lancashire, England. In private ownership.
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, clarinet, tunebook, hornpipe, jig, quadrille
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PDF facsimile. Dating from the late 18thC, from Ashover, Derbyshire, England. This item is a brief manuscript tune book, containing 16 dance tunes, and instructions for dances with them. An earlier researcher has provided an interpretation of most of the dances, who's faithfulness to the original I am not qualified.. etc, etc.
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig, quadrille
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Oct 11, 2012 VMP
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PDF facsimile. This manuscript tune book was purchased from George Kelsall's bookshop in Littleborough in Lancashire, England. It consists of 38 leaves. The contents comprise dance tunes (some with dance notation), songs and hymns (some with words). All the tunes have both treble and bass lines.
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig, quadrille
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Oct 3, 2012 VMP
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PDF facsimile. The William Calvert Manuscript is a typical Fiddler's Tune Book of the early 19th C. It has 52 pages and is approximately 7 inches wide by 3 1/2 inches tall, and has four neat staves to the page. There are accounts for grassland rents inside the front and rear covers, and some of the cash amounts are substantial. It is inscribed repeatedly throughout with the name "Wm Calvert", "Wm Calvert's Book", etc. and the date "1812".
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig, quadrille
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Oct 2, 2012 VMP:Peter Dunk
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ABC file. A Dance tune book from 1910.
Topics: Hornpipe, ABC notation
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Sep 28, 2012 VMP
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PDF facsimile. James Edmond Farron Music Manuscript tune book number six, dated 1834. Of uncertain provenance. Found in a desk in northern England with another similar tunebook numbered #8. A typical vernacular English tunebook of the early 19th century. In private ownership.
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig, quadrille
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Sep 27, 2012 VMP
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PDF facsimile. James Edmond Farron Music Manuscript tune book number eight, dated 1834. Of uncertain provenance. Found in a desk in northern England with another similar tunebook numbered #6. A typical vernacular English unebook of the early 19th century. In private ownership.
Topics: Country dance, music, English, fiddle, tunebook, hornpipe, jig, quadrille